News & events

You can read about general news and events for carers below.

We also collect and publish lots more information for carers of people with mental illness here and carers of a child or an adult with a disability here.

If you'd like to tell us about your news or events for carers, please email us at info@carersouth.org.au.


Discovery College: Understanding self-harm - 14 September 2018

Monday 30 Jul 2018

This course has been developed and is delivered by people with different backgrounds and experience with self-harm including people who have personal experience of using self-harm as a coping strategy and people who have supported or worked with people who self-harm.

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Discovery College: Mindfulness, Part A - 1 August 2018

Monday 30 Jul 2018

This course brings people together in a group-learning environment where they will experience a range of skills, techniques and ideas about how to live mindfully.

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Discovery College: Mindfulness, Part B - 8, 15 and 22 August 2018

Monday 30 Jul 2018

This course brings people together in a group-learning environment where they will experience a range of skills, techniques and ideas about how to live mindfully.

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Film project seeks Hindi-speaking carers to raise dementia awareness

Monday 30 Jul 2018

The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is looking for Hindi-speaking carers who care for a person with dementia to participate in a film project in partnership with Curtin University.

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Free film screening: 'On Richard's Side' - 9 August 2018

Monday 30 Jul 2018

Filmed over three decades, On Richard's Side charts the life-story of Richard, a young man with a complex disability since birth.

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